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Marvin "Buddy" Morris

Obituary for Marvin "Buddy" Morris

April 6, 1943 - February 20, 2020
Bacolod City, Philippines | Age 76


Marvin Larry "Buddy" Morris, 76 formerly of Owensboro passed away Thursday, February 20, 2020 in the Philippines. He was born April 6, 1943 in Daviess County to the late James Walter Morris and Anna Grace Canary Morris. Buddy was a veteran of the United States Army and Army Reserves serving from 1962 till 1968 as an airplane mechanic. He truly loved working on these flying machines. Buddy retired from Swedish Match after 33 years as a maintenance mechanic. He loved spending time with his family.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Morris also was preceded in death by his brother-in-law, William Larry Pogue.

Those left to cherish his memory include his wife , Henrietta Lope Morris; two sons, Larry Wayne Morris and James Walter Morris (Connie) and Karen Jeanine Kitchens, all of Owensboro; siblings, James Allen Morris (Ann) of Newman, Anna Jean Shock (Bobby) of Owensboro, Mary Ellen Pogue of Pleasant Ridge, Thomas Ray Morris (Mary) also of Owensboro, and Linda Sue "Suzy" Payne (Carl) also of Pleasant Ridge; several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service with military honors will be 10:00 am Saturday at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory with Brother Tim Hall officiating.

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